Acipenser oxyrinchus Mitchill, 1815

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataActinopterygiiAcipenseriformesAcipenseridaeAcipenser

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Overview

Full Name

Acipenser oxyrinchus Mitchill, 1815

Common names

  • American Atlantic sturgeon eng
  • Atlantic sturgeon eng
  • Common sea sturgeon eng
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Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted species

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Habitat

Not terrestrial, Marine, Brackish, Freshwater, Marine

Georeferenced data

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

Subordinate taxa

Classification

There are no subordinate taxa for this species.
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kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Actinopterygii
order
Acipenseriformes
family
Acipenseridae
genus
Acipenser
species
Acipenser oxyrinchus
 
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Bibliography

Baillie, J. and B. Groombridge (eds.) (1996) 1996 IUCN red list of threatened animals.: IUCN, Gland, Switzerland. 378 p.

Carl, H. (2003) Danish fish names.: Zoological Museum of Copenhagen. Unpublished.

Dyntaxa (2013) Swedish Taxonomic Database. Accessed at www. dyntaxa. se [15-01-2013].

Eschmeyer, W. : Catalog of fishes; California Academy of Sciences, department Ichtyology.

Eschmeyer, W.N. (1996) PISCES.: The information in FishBase was derived by comparing FishBase with a preliminary version 2.0 of Eschmeyer's PISCES database, published on the Internet in November 1996, URL:gopher://gopher.calacademy.org:640/7.

FAO-FIES (2014) Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Information System (ASFIS) species list.: Retrieved from http://www.fao.org/fishery/collection/asfis/en, April 2014.

FishBase, version december 2007

FishBase, version may 2009

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Source information

This backbone name usage exists because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage has since been removed from the portal.

Record history

This record was last modified in GBIF on Nov 3, 2014. It was last updated according to the publisher on Feb 8, 2013.

A record will be modified by GBIF when either the source record has been changed by the publisher, or improvements in the GBIF processing warrant an update.